Discovering our World

Travel, beauty, fashion, style and lifestyle blog by Ashley Liddle

Discovering our World

Los Angeles museums are reopening

After more than a year since the COVID-19 pandemic forced Los Angeles County museums to temporarily shut their doors, our local institutions are ready for their comeback. However, visiting a museum will not be exactly as it was prior to… Continue Reading…


United States – Alaska. Part 1 – history and facts

Early Alaska The first human beings arrived in Alaska about 13,000 BC. At that time Alaska was part of a land bridge that extended across to Siberia. People followed the herds of animals they hunted. Europeans arrived in the area… Continue Reading…


International Children’s Day

Nobody is too old to celebrate Children’s Day – after all, everyone will always be a child of their parents. International Children’s Day was established in 1954 by the General Assembly of the United Nations (UN) for the dissemination of… Continue Reading…


Facts and myths about living in Southern California

Are you dreaming of moving to California and wondering to what extent the image shown in movies and series is truthful? Will your character fit like a glove to the local reality, or maybe your tastes do not match it… Continue Reading…


Leo Carrillo State Beach – Malibu

Leo Carrillo State Beach is one of the more popular beaches in Malibu and one of Los Angeles’ most scenic beaches, with miles of sand, sea caves, and interesting rock formations. Visitors often rave about how uncrowded it is, compared… Continue Reading…


American travel habits

Americans have a bad reputation as international travelers. Here’s how to steer clear of the stereotype. A 2015 global survey by travel deal site Travelzoo revealed that Americans are among the worst-behaved in the world. The Travelzoo survey found that when compared… Continue Reading…


“Grzesznik”, Artur Urbanowicz

Tytuł: Grzesznik Autor: Artur Urbanowicz Wydawnictwo: Gmork Rok wydania: 2017 Ilość stron: 476 Oprawa: miękka ze skrzydełkami Cena okładkowa: 38 zł Egzorcysta Gabriel Amorth sporządził klasyfikację pięciu stopni nękania człowieka przez złego ducha: kuszenie, dręczenie, obsesje, nawiedzenie i opętanie. Można do tego dodać jeszcze jedno, o którym… Continue Reading…


Polish traces in the world: America, part one – Jamestown, Virginia

We Poles are a nation of travelers and explorers, therefore we have left our traces everywhere on the globe. We contributed to discovering new lands and to their development. One of the perfect examples can be America. Of course everyone… Continue Reading…


Happy Mother’s Day!

Mother’s Day celebrates motherhood and is a day to make an extra-special effort to recognize and appreciate mothers’ roles in our lives. Often this day is extended to generations of mothers – grandmothers, great-grandmothers, stepmothers, fur moms – as well… Continue Reading…


Los Angeles – short history

Los Angeles is popularly known as the City of Angels, while the historic Spanish name referred to Our Lady, Queen of Angels. The history of the city dates back to the 18th century (1781), when the Spaniards came here, establishing… Continue Reading…